CHICAGO, IL - JANUARY 19: Brandon Bollig #52 of the Chicago Blackhawks slaps hands with fans while walking out to the ice before the NHL game against the Boston Bruins on January 19, 2014 at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Bill Smith/NHLI via Getty Images)
It's really exciting. I'm pretty sure that when I play my first game I'm going to be emotional. To be back on the ice playing a game, being in game situations, with all the routines and rituals I do before games and during the game, I feel like I'm going to be emotional. I'm going to be really happy.
— Montreal Canadiens forward Tim Bozon on playing for the first time since his life-threaning illness